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Interesting blog posts about writing – w/e June 19th 2015



Here’s my selection of interesting (and sometimes amusing) posts about writing from the last weekabout writing from the last week:

Being Your Own Text Doctor (Debby Harris)
http://bloodredpencil.blogspot.com/2015/06/being-your-own-text-doctor.html

Do You Write Like a Reader? (Glenn Mori)
www.everydayfiction.com/flashfictionblog/do-you-write-like-a-reader/

Traits of a Writer on Track for Success (Mary Keeley)
www.booksandsuch.com/blog/traits-of-a-writer-on-track-for-success/

Gaming the System (Kristine Kathryn Rusch)
http://kriswrites.com/2015/06/17/business-musings-gaming-the-system/

Using Tricks from Other Writers (Kathleen McCleary)
http://writerunboxed.com/2015/06/17/using-tricks-from-other-writers/

Can We Know Too Much About the Publishing Industry? (Janice Hardy)
http://blog.janicehardy.com/2015/06/can-we-know-too-much-about-publishing.html

How to Sell Your Screenplay (for Absolute Beginners) (Jane Friedman)
http://janefriedman.com/2015/06/16/how-to-sell-your-screenplay/

Publishing Industry Assumptions (Rachel Kent)
www.booksandsuch.com/blog/publishing-industry-assumptions/

How to Find the Right Critique Group or Partner for You (Brook McIntyre)
http://janefriedman.com/2015/06/10/find-the-right-critique-group/

Don’t Feed Your Discontent (Rachelle Gardner)
www.booksandsuch.com/blog/dont-feed-your-discontent/

Awards Profiteers: How Writers Can Recognize and Avoid Them (VictoriaStrauss)
http://accrispin.blogspot.com/2015/06/awards-profiteers-how-writers-can.html

The 11 Best Books on Writing I’ve Ever Read (Jerry Jenkins)
www.jerryjenkins.com/best-books-on-writing/

Mythbuster: Why Contacts Won’t Bring Your Book Media Coverage (Sharon Bially)
www.writerunboxed.com/2015/06/08/mythbuster-why-contacts-wont-bring-your-book-media-coverage/

Scheduling Creativity (Jo Eberhardt)
www.writerunboxed.com/2015/06/06/scheduling-creativity/


If you found these useful, you may also like my personal selection of the most interesting blog posts from 2014, and last week’s list.

If you have a particular favorite among these, please let the author know (and me too, if you have time).  Also, if you've a link to a great post that isn't here, feel free to share.
Tags: fiction, useful links, wisdom on the web, writing
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